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Significant prehistoric site

This is one of several significant prehistoric sites in Cyprus. Artefacts from 2000-3000bc have... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Ed A
via mobile
Very little left

There has never been a real "greek" temple, although this used to be one of the most famous places... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
cw f
Brasschaat, Belgium
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South-West of Kouklia Village, Kouklia 5565, Cyprus
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All reviews information plaques small museum historical sites interesting place large site archaeological site entrance fee couple of hours exhibits aphrodite ruins thousands conical worshipped cyprus greek foundation
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There are a lot of historic places to visit in the Pafos area and this is one. Dont need to go here for anything else than the one mosaic of Leda. A real special artpiece. Have a close look on the varation of colored stones...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Interesting to see artefacts of such an age, probably a must see if you are in the area. Accessible by public transport.

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This is one of several significant prehistoric sites in Cyprus. Artefacts from 2000-3000bc have been located at the site of the Temple of Aphrodite. The small museum houses a number of these artefacts. Remnants of the original temple are still present as well as those...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Made quick stop here filling time waiting for a flight home. Looks like nothing from the outside we werent sure if we were in the right place at first. Paid €4.50 for myself and 2 17 year olds. Absolutely beautiful place so interesting definitely worth...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 1 August 2018

There has never been a real "greek" temple, although this used to be one of the most famous places where Aphrodite was worshiped. Nevertheless excavations are ongoing and many very interesting objects can be found in the nearby museum. Several information plaques explain what the...More

Thank cw f
Reviewed 12 July 2018

The cost of entering was very reasonable and the artifacts in the museum very interesting. This isn't as grand as some other historical sites but then the quantity of remains is reflected in the price (EUR2.50 when we went).

Thank Leanne R
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Place full of very ancient history but not much to see. Some archaeological artefacts and building and a little museum. Not expensive and if nearby it's worth to visit.

Thank Nuno E
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The site is on the top of a hill backed by the idyllic little village of Kouklia, which makes great food and coffee fyi. The large open area after the ticket office is filled limestone ruins and information plaques, however, it does appear that this...More

Thank WritersBlockTravels
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

We were excited going there, unfortunatly there is not much to see outside... and you pay 4,5€ (same as Kato Paphos) ! On the other hand, the small museum is nice.

Thank Audejanssens
Reviewed 14 April 2018

An othentic archeological place, located in very nice surroundings with a nice view arround the place as well as to the sea. very recommended.

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19 February 2018|
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Response from NATHAN1909 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am not sure, but I assume it should be open, anyhow it is just on the way between Paphos and the ROCK OF APHRODITE which is also a spot worthwhile visiting, and the village it self has authentic Greek tavernas, you... More
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16 April 2015|
Response from Denise N | Reviewed this property |
It's open 8am to 4pm on Friday, enjoy